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Company output feeds the complex which boasts a 12MW fuel oil-fired unit and 2MW from natural gas, the government said in a statement.
The plant is expected to save oil company Perenco, which represented 92.2% of January-May crude production, some 48mn quetzals (US$6mn) a year.
"The government has the obligation to see how crude production can improve and facilitate operations," said Pérez.
Authorities have been grappling with slipping production which in 2013 fell 5.7% to 9,987b/d.